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Mourinho wants to bring Toni Kroos to Old Trafford

Jose Mourinho wants to bring Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos to Old Trafford in the summer, reports Metro. The 28-year old German was set to join United in 2014 on a free transfer in 2014 when David Moyes was in charge, but the dismissal of Moyes and the appointment of Louis van Gaal in his place scuppered the deal and ...

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Real Madrid interested in Chelsea defender

Real Madrid want to sign Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso in the summer, according to talkSPORT. The 27-year old Spaniard came though the youth ranks at Real and made went senior appearance for them, before moving to Bolton Wanderers in 2010. He made 46 appearances for the Lancashire club, before moving to Serie A and Fiorentina in 2013. He then moved ...

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Real Madrid ready to prioritise Courtois over de Gea

According to talkSPORT, Real Madrid are planning a move for Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois in the summer because they believe it will be easier to sign him than long-term target David de Gea. The Spanish club are in the market for a new number one in the summer, and have long been linked with the Manchester United goalkeeper, with de ...

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Erik Lamela reaffirms his commitment to Spurs despite Serie A links

Spurs winger Erik Lamela has quashed reports about a return to Italy, saying he is happy at the club and likes living in London, The Daily Express reports. 25-year old Lamela, who scored his first goal of the season for Tottenham in their 2 – 0 FA Cup Replay win against League 2 side Newport Town on Wednesday has recently ...

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Alexis Sanchez pleads guilty to tax fraud

As reported by The BBC, Alexis Sanchez has pled guilty to tax fraud in Spain and accepted a 16-month suspended jail sentence in exchange for avoiding a trial. Spanish prosecutors have alleged that Sanchez failed to pay tax from the income derived from his image rights in 2012 and 2013 when he was playing for Barcelona at the time. Although ...

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Manchester United star faces match-fixing trial

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera could be set to face trail over a match-fixing scandal in Spain, reports The Daily Mail. The match in question dates back to the end of the 2010 – 2011 La Liga season when Herrera’s former club Real Zaragoza travelled to Levante in a bottom-of the-table clash. Zaragoza won the match and stayed in the ...

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Karim Benzema offered to Premier League duo

Karim Benzema has been offered to both Manchester United and Arsenal, allege talkSPORT, quoting reports from Spanish outlet Diario Gol. The 30-year old French striker has spent 9 years at Real and together with Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale has formed part of their BBC attack. However, with reports that the Spanish giants are looking to significantly overhaul their squad ...

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Manchester United target Michael Carrick replacement

Metro reports that Manchester United have targeted Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic as a replacement for Michael Carrick. 36-year old Carrick is set to retire at the end of the season after 12 years at Old Trafford and has  accepted a coaching role at the club when he hangs up his boots. United have already confirmed that they want to ...

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Young Arsenal midfielder signs for Barcelona

18-year old Arsenal midfielder Marcus McGuane has signed for Barcelona, as reported by The Mirror. McGuane, who is an England under-19 international, joined Arsenal at the under-6 level, and had progressed with the club through to senior level, having made his first-team debut in the Europa League away to BATE Borisov earlier this season. A regular in the Gunners Premier ...

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Crystal Palace set to sign Spanish goalkeeper

The Evening Standard reports that Vicenta Guaita, currently goalkeeper with La Liga side Getafe, has flown to London and is to have a medical ahead of a proposed £7 million to Crystal Palace. Guaita has conceded just 18 goals for Getafe in La Liga this season, and will provide competition at Palace to Wayne Hennessy and Julian Speroni who have ...

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